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Amy Winehouse

Amy "Bought Crack and Smack Before her Death"

By Will Godfrey

A "fixer", who is being interviewed by police, claims he helped Winehouse buy drugs the night before she died. MORE  

Too-Sudden Abstinence Killed Amy, Says British Tabloid

By Will Godfrey

Winehouse family source says singer died from acute alcohol withdrawal. MORE  

Mitch Winehouse Starts Campaign for Better Rehab Access

By Ariel Nagi

Amy's father wants to highlight lack of available rehab in the UK and help other addicts. MORE  

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By Will Godfrey

Compound "Neutralizes" Cocaine, NAACP Calls for End to Drug War, and Chinese Couple Sell Kids to Feed Gaming Addiction. MORE  

Congress "Addicted Like Amy" Quips GOP Rep Billy Long

By Will Godfrey

Congressman wonders whether Washington will suffer Winehouse's fate. MORE  

My Dad: My Own Amy Winehouse

By Rachel Lindsay

The cavalier attitude displayed by people about Winehouse's death caused this writer to wonder: am I supposed to accept this as my addict dad's fate, too? MORE  

Stars Tweet Tributes to Dead Icon Winehouse

By Will Godfrey

Reactions to singer's death flood cyberspace. MORE  

Chasing Amy, North London Superstar

By Will Godfrey

Amy Winehouse may have been famous around the world, but she could often be seen living and drinking in North London where she was born. MORE  

Musical Legends Who Died at 27

By Tony O'Neill

When she died last July, Amy Winehouse became the latest in a long series of musical legends to expire at  27. But Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain and Jim Morrison weren't the only ones to leave the stage three years shy of 30. MORE  

Now Two Years Sober, '80s Pop Icon Boy George Invites Amy Winehouse to Join Him at AA

By Donel DeFreese

Boy George, Elton John, Eric Clapton, Bono, Marianne Faithfull, George Michael, Ozzy Osbourne, Amy Winehouse—how do you sign up for that meeting? MORE  

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Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir Talks About Jerry Garcia’s Addiction

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Georgia Governor Signs 911 Medical Amnesty Law

Georgia became the 19th state to pass limited prosecution immunity to people calling emergency services to help save someone suffering from an overdose.

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Mobile Addicts on the Rise, According to Data Study

The data analytics company, Flurry, has found a triple-digit increase in the percentage of mobile addicts in the past year alone.

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DOJ To Make Sweeping Changes to Clemency Process

The expanded criteria will allow President Obama to potentially reduce the number of prisoners serving long sentences for federal drug convictions.

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LSD-like Drug 25i Lands Three Teens In Hospital

While closely mimicking the effects of LSD, taking 25i can ultimately lead to increased heart rates, disorientation, and even violent behavior.

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I barely made it out of my troubled adolescence and I had resources; how can I help an underprivileged teen with everything stacked against him?

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The “beach-house-relaxed” Cliffside Malibu claims to provide an oasis for recovering addicts and alcoholics. And that’s just what you'll get—if you’ve got the cash.

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For a “rehab near the beach” experience that isn’t quite as costly as similar SoCal competitors, head to this Newport Beach treatment facility.

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Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious San Diego rehab has a program for you—if you can tear yourself away from “the most amazing massages ever."

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What you need to know when choosing an addiction treatment center.

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